KANSAS CITY, Mo. – [FULL ROSTER] The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the rosters for both east and west teams for the inaugural Senior Football Classic, set to be held on December 14 in Savannah, Ga. 116 seniors from around the country representing 42 schools were chosen to take to the gridiron to play in front of fans and pro scouts alike.
Marian (Ind.) led all schools with 11 selections while defending national champion Morningside (Iowa) had eight players chosen.
“We are excited to bring this event to NAIA Football,” said Austin Bennett, Senior Football Classic Director. “It is a great opportunity to recognize senior football student-athletes as well as provide an opportunity for them to gain exposure to professional football organizations. Hosting this event in Savannah, Georgia will provide a great experience for the players as well as the City of Savannah!”
The players are separated into east and west teams and will take the field at Memorial Stadium in Savannah, Ga., on Saturday, December 14, 2019, a week prior to the 2019 NAIA Football National Championship in Ruston, La.